July 7, 2018

NASA awards contract to study flying drones on Venus

In the coming decades, NASA and other space agencies hope to mount some ambitious missions to other planets in our Solar System. In addition to studying […]
August 30, 2015

Nasa starts year-long isolation to simulate life on Mars

A team of Nasa recruits has begun living in a dome near a barren volcano in Hawaii to simulate what life would be like on Mars. […]
August 9, 2014

NASA releases amazing HD footage of 'Flying Saucer' supersonic near-space flight

The US space agency released a spectacular video detailing the testing of an interplanetary landing system, which is designed to place more massive payloads on the […]
June 30, 2014

NASA Launches 'Flying Saucer' to Test Mars Landing Tech

New NASA gear that could help humanity set up an outpost on Mars has gotten its first test flight. The space agency launched its Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) […]
June 26, 2014

Nasa to test flying saucer to send equipment to Mars

Nasa is going into the flying saucer business. The saucer will eventually be used for landing large payloads on Mars. Nasa had hoped to launch a […]
March 11, 2014

The In’s and Out’s of Observatories

Most of what we know about space doesn’t come from man going to space. Much of our knowledge is obtained here, on the ground. Of course, […]
October 24, 2013

New galaxy 'most distant' yet discovered

An international team of astronomers has detected the most distant galaxy yet. The galaxy is about 30 billion light-years away and is helping scientists shed light […]
August 15, 2013

US Mission To Mars Starts In Hawaii

Scientists come down to earth clutching recipes they hope will work for a future mission to deep-space destinations. Six researchers have spent the past four months […]
May 30, 2013

Moon telescope to offer new views of Earth and space

A telescope that is set to launch to the moon in 2015 will allow the public to go on the Internet and view the Earth from […]